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Compromising Palestine

by Aharon Klieman

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Diplomacy,
  • Peace studies,
  • Palestine Liberation Organization,
  • Current Affairs,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • History: World,
  • Israel,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur,
  • History / Middle East,
  • Political,
  • 1993-,
  • Arab-Israeli conflict,
  • International status,
  • Palestine,
  • Peace

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9578752M
    ISBN 100231117884
    ISBN 109780231117883

      In a myth-busting analysis of the world's most intractable conflict, a star of Middle East reporting, "one of the most important writers" in the field (The New York Times), argues that only one weapon has yielded progress: red over the territory between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean Sea lie the remnants of failed peace proposals, international summits, secret 3/5(8).   Nathan Thrall is a leading analyst of the Arab-Israeli conflict. He is a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books and the London Review of Books and is a senior analyst with the International Crisis Group, for which he has covered Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza since His writing and analysis are often featured in print and broadcast media, including The New York Times, Brand: Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.

      One Palestine, Complete: Jews and Arabs under the British Mandate by Tom Segev, translated by Haim Watzman. Little, Brown, pp., £25, 11 Author: Guardian Staff. Nathan Thrall is a writer and leading analyst of the Arab-Israeli conflict. A former staff member of The New York Review of Books, he joined the International Crisis Group in as senior analyst covering Israel, the West Bank, and is a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books, The London Review of Books, andThe New York Times, and his analysis is often featured in print.

    The Only Language They Understand: Forcing Compromise in Israel and Palestine (English Edition) eBook: Thrall, Nathan: : Tienda Kindle/5(13). Start studying NTS- Unit 5: The Empires (Grade 9). Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.


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The theme of the book is that Israel will only compromise if it is forced to. Without pressure, neither Israel nor Palestine will change their negotiating positions.

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Compromising Palestine. New York: Columbia University Press ; [Ramat Aviv, Israel]: Jaffe Center for Strategic Studies at Tel-Aviv University, © (DLC)   The motivating force behind compromise on what Klieman calls the "Palestine issue" is the outside world's desire to see the Arab-Israeli conflict "struck from the global agenda." In contrast to years past, ambiguity "no longer really serves the cause of peace." The heart of the dispute concerns the ultimate placing of the : Daniel Pipes.

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